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RX Prescription Drug + Document Shred Event

  • Sunshine Division 4735 East Burnside Street Portland, OR, 97215 United States (map)

Drive, walk or bike-up and drop off your unwanted/expired prescription drugs and sensitive documents. Drugs will be safely incinerated, and documents will be securely shredded on site. By participating, you reduce the risk of identity theft and misuse of prescription drugs.

The Sunshine Division donation barrels will be available for donations of canned food, dry pasta, and non-perishables for needy families. Tax deduction forms will be provided.

*See full detailed flyer online at https://www.portlandoregon.gov/civic/68659.

EVENT DETAILS: Saturday, October 27th, 2018, 10am-2pm, 4735 E. Burnside Street (Please no early birds)

EVENT ENDS AT 2PM OR WHEN THE TRUCKS ARE FILLED TO CAPACITY

*unable to attend the event? See alternate turn-in options at https://www.portlandoregon.gov/civic/article/681755 _____________________________________________________________________ Acceptable items for Rx drug turn-in: Prescription medications and samples, over the counter medications, vitamins, pet medications, medicated ointments, and liquid medication in leak proof containers. Items not accepted: Thermometers, Sharps, Syringes, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, hydrogen peroxide, aerosol cans, inhalers, EpiPens. NO SHARPS! (To dispose of sharps, contact Metro at 503-234-3000 or www.oregonmetro.gov) _____________________________________________________________________ Acceptable items for shred event: Up to two grocery bags of documents. Items not accepted: cardboard or three ring binders _____________________________________________________________________

For questions about this event contact Jenni Pullen or Sergeant Frazier.

Rx drug turn-in contact: Jenni Pullen, 503-823-4257, jenni.pullen@portlandoregon.gov Shred event contact: Sergeant Frazier, 503-823-0897, kevin.frazier@portlandoregon.gov

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